Join us for National Philanthropy Day 2018!
Thursday, November 15, 2018
11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
235 Louis Street NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
11:00 to 11:30 a.m. – Arrival and Networking
11:30 a.m. – Program Begins
Member | $60
Non-Member | $75
Student | $35
Please note, this year’s event is longer than previous luncheons due to a full keynote address by our guest speaker, Dan Pallotta.
MEAL CHOICES (can indicate choice when purchasing tickets)
Slow Roasted Atlantic Salmon I Soft Polenta I Lemon Crème I Garlic Braised Spinach I Gluten Free
Herb Crusted Chicken I Barley Risotto I Fresh Cherry Tomato Sauce
Crispy Chickpea Cake I Grilled Za’atar Spiced Vegetables I Harissa I Parsley and Preserved Lemon I Gluten Free
“National Philanthropy Day” Awardees Announced!
The Association of Fundraising Professionals West Michigan (AFPWM) is pleased to announce our 2018 National Philanthropy Day (NPD) awardees who will be honored at our NPD luncheon on Thursday, November 15, 2018, at the JW Marriott in Grand Rapids, MI. Specific awardee details will be shared in an upcoming press release. Ticket sales begin Tuesday, August 28, 2018, and we will communicate details in the near future.
Benjamin Franklin Award for Outstanding Fundraising Professional
Spectrum Health Foundation/Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital Foundation
West Michigan Chapter Award for Excellence in Fundraising
Phoenix Society for Burn Survivors
Louise “Punky” Edison
Emerging Nonprofit Development Professional Award
Kids’ Food Basket, Muskegon
Outstanding Corporation, Foundation, or Community Organization Award
Lake Michigan Credit Union
Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser Award
Girl, Get Your Fight Back and Rock The Runway
Outstanding Youth in Philanthropy Award
Janean Couch and the Grand Rapids Community Foundation Youth Grant Committee